Organic oxygen compounds
Carbohydrates and carbohydrate conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Monosaccharide - Oxolane - 1,3,2-dioxaborolane - Boronic acid ester - Hemiacetal - Boronic acid derivative - Oxacycle - Organic metalloid salt - Organoheterocyclic compound - Monoalkylborane - Alkylborane - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic metalloid moeity - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as monosaccharides. These are compounds containing one carbohydrate unit not glycosidically linked to another such unit, and no set of two or more glycosidically linked carbohydrate units. Monosaccharides have the general formula CnH2nOn.